Udo SELLBACH, The target is man Enlarge 1 /1


Cologne, Germany 1927 – Australia 2006

  • Australia from 1955

The target is man between 1965 and 1966
Collection Title: The target is man: Melbourne, 1965-66.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, each from one plate Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'U.Sellbach ['bach' underlined]'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, '"THE TARGET IS MAN"'. inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Proof.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 19.9 h x 24.7 w cm plate-mark 25.1 h x 17.7 w cm plate-mark 19.8 h x 24.9 w cm plate-mark (overall) 25.1 h x 68.0 w cm sheet 33.6 h x 76.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Murray Walker 1985.
Accession No: NGA 85.668
  • Gift of the artist to Murray Walker. Gift of Murray Walker to the NGA, June 1985.